The United Institute of Management, Allahabad was founded in 1997 after the United Group of Institutions was established in 1951 by late Shri Shiv Ram Das Gulati. The United Group of Institutions was initially starts as transport business that later entered the field of education and services. The group has 8 institutes located in Greater Noida and Allahabab, of which the United Institute of Management is a part. The Institute if affiliated to AKTU, Lucknow that is approved by All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE), MHRD, Delhi.
The institute follows a motto of holistic education of its students; for which the institute takes every possible measure so their progress is not limited to the classrooms.